2021-12-15 - Susan Nordyk

Compute SoC advances Android smartphones

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 5G mobile platform packs a modem-RF system that boasts 10-Gbps download speeds.

2021-11-30 - STMicroelectronics

NFC Type 2 Tag IC has privacy features and augmented NDEF

STMicroelectronics' NFC Type 2 tag ICs deliver a new balance of cost and performance for high-volume use cases.

2021-11-25 - Bonnie Baker

Bluetooth spec’s design journey from Classic to LE Audio

LE Audio standard defines a new architecture to satisfy multiple requirements like low power consumption, smaller devices, and lower latency.

2021-11-18 - Stephen Las Marias

NXP bags six honors at EE Awards Asia

NXP Semiconductors has received six awards for its MCU, IoT cybersecurity IC, power semiconductor, and RF/wireless IC at the inaugural…

2021-11-18 - Stephen Las Marias

Nordic Semiconductor SoC touts advanced security features for the most complex IoT applications

Nordic Semiconductor's nRF5340 high-end multiprotocol SoC based on an Arm Cortex-M33 has received the Best RF & Wireless IC of…

2021-11-03 - Renesas Electronics Corp.

Renesas Wireless MCUs Support New Bluetooth 5.3 Low Energy Spec

Renesas is developing new MCUs that will support the recently released Bluetooth 5.3 Low Energy (LE) Specification.

2021-11-03 - Bonnie Baker

Improve EMI rejection with a simple front-end amplifier

The best defense against EMI is to nip this problem in the bud with devices specifically designed to run obstruction…

2021-10-26 - John Dunn

AM radio ‘flutter’

For years, I labored under the misconception that the flutter I would hear when listening to AM radio stations from…

2021-10-20 - Asem Elshimi, Silicon Labs

Wireless commissioning is easier, faster in smart buildings: Part 2

Wireless is replacing manual and error-prone commissioning steps in wired networks common in smart buildings with a simple scan of…

2021-10-18 - Asem Elshimi, Silicon Labs

How wireless commissioning is performed in a smart home: Part 1

You must think of unboxing, configuring, connecting and provisioning when carrying out wireless commissioning in a smart home device.